Crime report for Chinatown Continue reading
In May 2000, during a celebration of Asian American Heritage Month, I was asked by the US Army Corps of Engineers to talk on “The Asian American Experience” (http://blog.sciencenet.cn/home.php?mod=space&uid=1565&do=blog&id=685780). In the talk, I briefly reviewed the history of legislation against Chinese Americans and Chinese immigration. I touched on various incidents, including the 1980 Vincent Chin case, the scandal of Chinese campaign financing in the ’90s, the Wen Ho Lee case and the covert college admission quota for Chinese Americans in the present day.
I was invited by the Sampan to update this talk and review new challenges facing our group Continue reading
The Boston Yuanji Dance Association celebrated its 10th anniversary May 19 at the China Pearl. The group meets Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Thursdays 10:30 a.m. to noon and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association at 90 Tyler Street. Continue reading
Ah-Lin undergoes an awkward hug Continue reading
The National Association of Asian American Professionals Boston chapter proudly announced Dan Minh Chu, Tuan Ho and Kasey Shen as the three recipients of the 2013 NAAAP Boston Future Leader Award on May 15. The three exceptional students received scholarships totaling $15,000 at the NAAAP Boston’s Scholarship Gala at Hilton Boston Back Bay. Continue reading
South Cove Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a nursing facility focused on serving Asian elders and their families, announce a $3 million capital campaign that will support the construction of a new, state-of-the-art nursing facility in Quincy at its May 21 annual meeting. Continue reading